Khaju Bridge is one of the most famous bridges in Iran. As well as being a bridge and weir, this bridge functions as a building and a place for public meetings. It is decorated with paintings and tileworks. It is a thorough sample of Persian architecture. After 350 years of being constructed, the bridge is still working. It functions as a recreation center aiming at social interactions and cultural exchange.
The culminating monument of Persian bridge architecture and one of the most interesting bridges extant…where the whole has rhythm and dignity and combines in the happiest consistency, utility, beauty, and recreation.It has 23 arches with a length of 133 meters and width of 12 meters. The bridge passway is 7.5 meters wide and this two-storey bridge is made of bricks and stones. It is good to mention that it has 21 larger and 26 smaller inlet and outlet channels. Notably, the stone pieces used in the bridge are 2 meters long. They repaired the bridge in 1873.
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Where to Stay near Khaju Bridge
Parsian Suite Hotel, Pol and Park Hotel, Espadana Hotel, and Melal Hotel are right across Khaju Bridge. Tourist Hotel, Parsian Ali-Qapu Hotel, Pars Hotel, and Sheykh Bahaei Hotel are some of the other nearby hotels on Shams Abadi Street. Khaju Hotel is a great 4-star hotel where you can enjoy your stay near Zayandehrud River.
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How To Get To Khaju Bridge
It is as a piece of cake. You should just find your way to Zayandehrud River. Keep along with the river until you reach Khajoo Square, and there you are at Khaju Bridge.
You should either go from Chahar Baghe Khaju Avenue or Feyz Street, in the junction of Zayandehrud River, you can find Khaju Bridge.
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